A 46% increase in head grade to 11.21g/t Au at Raleigh underground was behind a solid production quarter for Tribune from the EKJV. Attributable gold production of 25,590oz for the quarter at a very healthy $449/oz operating cost. In The Philippines, prep work continued ahead of diamond drilling at Diwalwal in October.
During the quarter, 230,188 tonnes of EKJV ore were processed at the Kanowna Plant, 105,183 tonnes of EKJV ore and 0 tonnes of R&T ore were processed at the Greenfields Mill.
34,120 ounces of gold and 6,347 ounces of silver were credited to Rand and Tribune Bullion Accounts. (Tribune’s share is 75%)
At the end of the quarter, Tribune is entitled to a share of the following stockpiles: